This bug still affects me (after 7 years?) - I can clear it using the
workround of deleting the incorrect status from printers.conf but this
isn't really a solution.
Linux gryphon 4.4.0-87-generic #110-Ubuntu SMP Tue Jul 18 12:54:58 UTC
2017 i686 i686 i686 GNU/Linux
Printer is a Canon MP495 operating over a wireless network.
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Permanent "Printer-out-of-paper" message.
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